Allen, owner and CEO of Allenton Custom Homes, has been involved in the home construction business for more than 20 years.
He is a former Bethany City Council member and past chairman of the Parade of Homes. He serves on the legislative committee of the Oklahoma State Home Builders Association and is a Gold Key member of BuildPac, the industry lobby.
The Parade of Homes is sponsored by Womble Co., state distributor of Pella windows and doors.
Smartphone apps are available to lead guests to the homes, and guides complete with maps and home descriptions are available at metro-area Arvest and Best Buy locations. You can also go to www.paradeofhomesok.com.
Most of the parade homes are clustered in five neighborhoods: Hidden Creek, north of NW 122 and east of MacArthur Boulevard; Pleasant Grove, west of Council Road north of Memorial Road; Montereau, at NW 150 and County Line Road; Rose Creek at NW 164 and N May Avenue; and Williamson Farms, SW 119 and Meridian Avenue.